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5.11 Boots – Trail Ready Tactical


Napoleon is credited with the quote, “An army marches on its stomach.” While the sentiment is true enough, anyone who has spent quality time in boot camp will tell you that when it comes right down to it, any military group marches on its feet, and if their feet are tired, hot, sore or otherwise causing pain, you have a whole lot of cranky, heavily armed people. Never a good combination. Continue reading 5.11 Boots – Trail Ready Tactical

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Kenetrek Desert Guide


Kenetrek identified a need for a tough, lightweight boot that breathes and came up with the Desert Guide for hunters and guides who hunt in harsh desert climates.

Unfortunately, I’m one of those people who are so hard on boots that I had pretty much given up finding a good, long-lasting pair. Consider some of my experiences: On the second day of a mule deer hunt in New Mexico the sole stitching of a boot gave out. I finished the hunt with a generous winding of duct tape holding the sole on. While on an Anticosti Island whitetail hunt, the upper separated from the lower on one of my “pac”-style boots essentially leaving me with a rubber slipper in a very soggy environment. The only waterproof boots available at Port Menier were Continue reading Kenetrek Desert Guide

New Overboots from Gaston J Glock Style


glockoverbootshuntforever052114Gaston J. Glock has unveiled their new Overboots, just in time for the rains and mud of Spring. They keep your regular footwear protected and clean from the elements, while adding a layer of warmth during colder months. Useful year round, these comfortable Overboots will keep your feet warm and dry in all kinds of weather. Constructed of durable Cordura, these Overboots repel water, yet remain breathable. They are easy to store and are machine washable for easy care. Double zippers make it easy to get them on and off over any shoe and the glockinsoleshuntforever052114rubber sole is directly injected on the upper for durability while providing traction for the roughest terrain. Get the perfect fit with our exclusive Overboot insoles. Developed to provide the best fit with whatever shoes you wear in our Overboots, our insoles come in two thicknesses to meet your specific needs.

Both are available at the Gaston J. Glock website. The Overboots retail for $198.00 and the insoles are $7.50 per pair.